New Jersey TANF
This page provides information about the TANF New Jersey program. If you need to apply for TANF, or get the status of your application, then contact the New Jersey Department of Human Services listed below. They can assist you with questions or issues about the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families program. To find out how to apply, New Jersey TANF eligibility requirements. You can view their site online at http://www.state.nj.us/humanservices/dfd/programs/workfirstnj/
The primary goal for TANF in New Jersey is to provide families in need with a combination of financial assistance and work opportunities so that they can eventually become independent. The monthly cash payments TANF provides are there to help families pay for things like food, utilities, clothing, phone, housing, furniture, transportation, laundry, supplies for the home and some medical supplies that are not paid for by Medicaid along with other basic needs. You can contact the Department of Human Services below to find out more information about what the program has to offer.
TANF Program Location
Work First New Jersey
222 South Warren Street PO Box 700
Trenton, NJ 08625
TANF Phone Number
The phone number to call the New Jersey TANF program is 800-792-9773 or 609-292-3717.
To view the website for New Jersey TANF online, click here.